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5 Social Media Tips for Convention Attendees in Washington, DC

Between the national landmarks, the award-winning dining scene and the vibrant mix of national and international cultures, DC is an exciting and unique meetings destination! With so much to see and do, here’s how to stay tuned in on social media so you don’t miss a thing:

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Hotels Coming Soon

The Pod Hotel – Winter 2016 245-room hotel in Penn Quarter Value pricing Two-level restaurant • • • The LINE – Spring 2017 220-room hotel in Adams Morgan Restaurants from award-winning chefs Erik Bruner-Yang & Spike Gjerde Indoor pool, sauna, steam room and event space • • • L’Enfant Plaza...

Canopy by Hilton and Hyatt House at the Wharf - Hotels Coming Soon in Washington, DC
Medical Meetings Advantage

There’s no better place to host a medical convention than in Washington, DC – where 40 percent of all meetings and conventions in the city are medical-related. Medical thought-leaders, decision makers, stakeholders and potential delegates comprise the industry landscape in Washington, DC, while...

Medical Meetings Advantage - Medical Meetings and Conventions in Washington, DC
Meeting in America’s Most Educated City

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Washington, DC is the most educated city in the U.S. It also happens to be a great place to host education-related meetings. With its educated workforce, commitment to lifelong learning, policymakers and industry associations, the DC region is booming with...

Meeting in America's Most Educated City - Education Meetings and Conventions in Washington, DC
Success Stories

World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Meeting Year: 2021 Attendance: 5,000 Ambassadors: Dr. Gil Wernovsky and Dr. Jeffrey Jacobs General Session of the International Association for Dental Research Meeting Year: 2020 Attendance: 6,000 Ambassador: Leslie Zeck International...

Large meeting outside of Convention Center
Places to Stay

The Washington, DC metro area offers plenty of great accomodations for your next meeting. Discover all of the area's wonderful hotels . Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC Connected by underground concourse to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, the Marriott Marquis features 1,175 guest rooms...

Marriott Marquis Washington, DC - Convention Center Hotels
Innovation Capital: Meetings & Conventions in a Tech Hub

Ranked as the third best tech city in the nation in Cushman & Wakefield’s Tech Cities 1.0 report , Washington, DC offers a unique opportunity to elevate your meetings and conventions to the next level. Take advantage of access to expert speakers, federal policymakers and industry sponsors for...

Innovation Capital - Meetings & Conventions in a Tech Hub - Washington, DC
Notable

CityCenterDC Spread across 10 acres downtown near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, CityCenterDC features a wealth of retail and dining options. Shops include Burberry, kate spade new york and Louis Vuitton, while restaurants like Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse, DBGB Kitchen &...

CityCenterDC - Washington, DC
Where to Eat Near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is one of the top meetings venues in the nation’s capital. Fortunately for conventioneers, it also happens to be surrounded by one of the city’s fastest growing restaurant scenes . We’ve compiled some of the top dining hot spots in the neighborhood below...

Espita Mezcaleria - Shaw - Washington, DC
13 Unique Venues for Your Meeting in Washington, DC

The District is home to more than 130 hotel properties , most of which feature meeting space. If location is important to your group, check out the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC , the only property directly connected to the convention center. Or, if you prefer to meet among embassies and art...

Dinner Event at Washington National Cathedral - Unique Meeting Venue in Washington, DC